Full Sail University

Master of Science in Game Design


3300 University Boulevard

Winter Park, FL 32792

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Game Design

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Video games allow us to access experiences that would otherwise exceed our grasp, providing players with the opportunity to explore other worlds and lead unfathomable lives. Teams made up of producers, designers, artists, programmers, and quality assurance experts all work together to create these compelling games for diverse audiences.

The Game Design master of science program prepares you for a specialized role in the gaming industry by teaching the skills needed to contribute to multidisciplinary development teams. The coursework focuses on user experience research, production, and design – culminating with a game capstone experience. You’ll choose a track that allows you to focus on your chosen area of expertise, whether that’s working as a user experience researcher, producer, or game designer to create and publish games, or specializing in a genre or industry niche to evaluate and enhance existing real-world products.

During the program, you will work in Full Sail’s professional-level studios and gain tangible experience that will translate into a potential career path in the gaming industry.


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Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid Description: Financial aid may be available to those who qualify.

Classification: Specialized Institution—School of art, music, or design

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